Cohen Media Group has debuted an official US trailer for the film Ash Is Purest White, the latest from acclaimed Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhangke. This sprawling drama spans nearly 16 years, focusing on the relationship between a gangster and the woman who loves him, named Qiao.
The first trailer for Showtime’s upcoming police drama City On A Hill was just released. Based on an original idea from executive producer Ben Affleck and creator Chuck MacLean, the new series is set in early 1990s Boston, where corruption and racism was the norm in local law enforcement. The show features Kevin Bacon, who has appeared in Boston-set projects before in films like Mystic River, Black Mass, and Patriots Day, and now returns to Beantown for this gritty new crime drama.
Epic Pictures Group has released an official trailer a supernatural period horror, The Golem. The new horror thriller takes on the Jewish folklore legend of the same name and looks like a pretty solid and creepy movie, one that feels like it’s doing a lot with its limited budget and resources.
KimStim and the Film Society of Lincoln Center have released a trailer for Hu Bo’s final film, An Elephant Sitting Still. The film follows Wei Bu, a young Chinese man who injures a school bully and subsequently is drawn to the city of Manzhouli, where an elephant is said to sit still all day. Along the way, the young man meets another classmate, an older neighbor, and the bully’s older brother.
Sony Classics has finally revealed the trailer for the phenomenal docu-drama film The Rider, a story that follows a former rodeo rider who must find a new path following an accident.